Physician / Surgery - Orthopedics / Iowa / Permanent / Orthopaedic Surgeon - opening in Des Moines,

  • Job Reference: 269657274-2
  • Date Posted: 24 April 2021
  • Recruiter: Confidential
  • Location: West Des Moines, Iowa
  • Salary: On Application
  • Sector: Healthcare & Medical
  • Job Type: Permanent

Job Description

One of the largest physician-owned and governed multi-specialty clinics in the Midwest, is seeking to add an additional Orthopaedic Surgeon to our growing team. Candidates should have a minimum of 3-5 years' experience and be Board Certified.

Why Choose the Orthopedic Surgery Department here?

  • Join an experienced Sports Medicine/Shoulder Surgeon
  • Minimal call primarily covered by APPs; no general trauma call
  • APPs take first call, first assist, clinic
  • Physical Therapy department of 17 providers and Medical Imaging department of 11 providers with state-of-the art equipment onsite
  • EMR with Virtual Scribe Service
  • Competitive base salary, income guarantee and shareholder track

Why Work Here

  • Excellent benefits include: generous 401(k) profit sharing retirement plan, optional health, dental, vision, long-term disability, long-term care and term life insurance, and flexible spending accounts
  • Among Wellmark's 13 Accountable Care Organizations (ACOs), we are in the top three in the state in terms of Wellmark's Value Index Score (VIS), a measure of quality and outcomes
  • In 2017 and 2018, achieved a perfect 100% MIPS score; in 2018, ranked as the #1 lowest beneficiary cost ACO in the country
  • Provider Engagement in 96 th percentile per The Advisory Board Company's 2017 Engagement Survey

Why choose Des Moines, Iowa?

As the capital and hub for business and cultural activity with a metro population of over 645,000, this picturesque city truly has something for everyone to enjoy. With over 800 miles of connected recreational trails, our award-winning city offers short commute times, low cost of living, excellent schools, and is a family-friendly city that offers an idyllic work-life balance.

  • #1 "Best State to Practice Medicine" - WalletHub, March 2017 & MDLinx, June 2018
  • #1 "Best State to Live in America" - U.S. News & World Report, 2018
  • #1 "Best Places to Live in the Midwest (#5 Best in the U.S.) - U.S. News & World Report, 2019
  • #1 "Best State for Jobs" - Marketwatch, May 2019
  • #1 "Physicians' Top Places to Live and Work (Iowa)" - Physicians Thrive, 2017
  • #1 "Best Affordable Place to Live in the U.S." - U.S. News & World Report, 2017

Today we are the largest physician owned multi-specialty group in Central Iowa with more than 250 physicians and healthcare providers practicing in 40+ specialties. We are locally owned by doctors living and working in the communities we serve. Independence and control of patient care brought us together in 1994, and it's what keeps us toge